Archive for October, 2011

Webster University Southern California Team

Webster University Southern California Team

| October 14, 2011 | 0 Comments

Chief Communications Officer Barbara O’Malley received a warm welcome to Southern California on a recent visit to the Webster University Southern California Regional Directors’ meeting held on the Irvine Metro campus location in October. “The four California locations really embody the Webster University brand of being locally engaged with their individual communities while appreciating the […]

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Snapshot: Elliot Shares Journey as Female IT Pioneer

Snapshot: Elliot Shares Journey as Female IT Pioneer

| October 13, 2011 | 0 Comments

Former Webster trustee and local business leader Susan Elliot remembers when female employees at IBM had to wear white gloves to work. They also had to and take their smoking breaks in the ladies lounge, while men could smoke at their desks. That was in 1958, the year she was hired as one of IBM’s […]

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Film Series Oct. 14-16: ‘The Mysteries of Lisbon’

Film Series Oct. 14-16: ‘The Mysteries of Lisbon’

| October 13, 2011 | 0 Comments

This weekend the Webster University Film Series presents The Mysteries of Lisbon, a film plunging viewers into a whirlwind of adventures and escapades, coincidences and revelations, sentiments and violent passions, vengeance and love affairs – all wrapped in a rhapsodic voyage from Portugal to France, Italy and Brazil. Dates/Time: Oct. 14 – 16, 7:30 p.m. […]

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FDC Offers Faculty Workshops & Webinars Oct. 18-20

FDC Offers Faculty Workshops & Webinars Oct. 18-20

| October 13, 2011 | 0 Comments

Registration is open for the Faculty Development Center’s WorldClassRoom and Turnitin fall workshops. Each workshop will be offered on campus in the Library eClassroom, Room 110, at 12 noon, and again as a webinar online the same date at 6 pm CDT.

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Webster Salutes U.S. Navy on 236th Anniversary

Webster Salutes U.S. Navy on 236th Anniversary

| October 13, 2011 | 2 Comments

Today Webster University salutes the men and women of the United States Navy, its veterans and their families as this branch of the military honors its 236th anniversary. The U.S. Navy’s highly honored tradition of service, ranging from everyday feats to heroic efforts throughout the world, makes us truly grateful to be served and protected […]

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In the News: Mekelberg on Israel-Hamas Exchange; Ozark Campus Health Care Forum

In the News: Mekelberg on Israel-Hamas Exchange; Ozark Campus Health Care Forum

| October 13, 2011 | 0 Comments

Recent media coverage involving Webster University includes: • Yossi Mekelberg, head of International Relations at Webster London and a fellow with the Institute for Human Rights and Humanitarian Studies, penned a column in the Guardian on the significance of the  Israel-Hamas prisoner exchange and what it may mean for further negotiations. • Webster’s Ozark Metro […]

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Campus Snapshot: Occupy St. Louis Forum

Campus Snapshot: Occupy St. Louis Forum

| October 13, 2011 | 0 Comments

Greg Winkler, philosophy major at Webster, speaks at Occupy St. Louis forum Oct. 12. Professors Dan Hellinger and Allan MacNeill moderated the discussion, which also included Kyle Prindiville. Occupy St. Louis’s Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/OccupyStLouis

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SLIAC Players of the Week: Webster Soccer’s Cupp, Cross Country’s Heisse

SLIAC Players of the Week: Webster Soccer’s Cupp, Cross Country’s Heisse

| October 12, 2011 | 0 Comments

Webster University men’s soccer player Alex Cupp and women’s cross country runner Heather Heisse were chosen as St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Players of the Week for Oct. 3-9. Cupp was selected for the second straight week for his work in goal for the Gorloks. Heisse becomes the first women’s cross country runner, and only […]

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Crossroads Dining Weeknight Hours Extended

Crossroads Dining Weeknight Hours Extended

| October 12, 2011 | 0 Comments

Crossroads Dining in the University Center is open until 11 p.m. weeknights (Monday-Thursday), starting this week. This is one hour later than it has been open previously, in response to students interested in more late-night dining options.

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In the News: Space Coast Commencement on ‘Little Couple’; Akande on Networking

In the News: Space Coast Commencement on ‘Little Couple’; Akande on Networking

| October 12, 2011 | 0 Comments

Recent media coverage featuring Webster University includes: • The Oct. 4 episode of TLC’s “The Little Couple” included extensive footage of the Webster University Space Coast commencement ceremony this past summer. William Klein, who graduated with the M.A. in Management and Leadership, is father to one of the stars of the reality show. • The […]

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